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Simpson Appointed General Counsel of Nat'l. Bar Assoc.

September 6, 2012

Robert Simpson, a partner in the firm's Hartford office, has been chosen by the National Bar Association (NBA) to serve as General Counsel. NBA, the nation’s oldest and largest national network of predominantly African American lawyers and judges, has been a leader in ensuring equal access, rights, equality and jurisprudence.

Simpson has been an active member of NBA and has served as Treasurer of the Commercial Law Section and as Chair of the Corporate Recruitment Committee. In addition, he has held various leadership roles for the American Bar Association as well as regional professional associations such as the George W. Crawford Black Bar Association and the Connecticut Bar Association.

Simpson practices in the areas of product liability, employment and business litigation.
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